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The Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney constituency has a total population of 75,234, of which 59,160 are eligible (18+) to vote (78.6%).
Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney ranks 264th in a list of the largest constituencies in the UK (geographical size), and 553th in a list of the largest constituencies by population size.
Sorry, a bio for Gerald Jones has not yet been produced.
Election turnout for the Merthyr Tydfil And Rhymney constituency in 2015 was 53.00%, lower than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.
|Candidate||Party||Gender||Date of Birth||Website|
|Bob Griffin||Liberal Democrat||Male||-||-||-|
|David Rowlands||UK Independence Party||Male||-||-||-|
|Eddy Blanche||Independent||Male||11 March 1969 (52)||-||http://eddy-blanche-independent.weebly.com/|
|Rhayna Pritchard||Plaid Cymru||Female||-||-||-|
|Robert David Griffiths||Communist Party of Britain||Male||21 April 1952 (69)||-||-|
|Liberal Democrat||Kitcher, Amy|
|Plaid Cymru||Jones, Glyndwr Cennydd|
Election turnout for the Merthyr Tydfil And Rhymney constituency in 2010 was 58.6%, higher than the average UK turnout at 65.1%.
This graph shows the results from 38 people in the Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney constituency who have taken our quiz, displaying which party best matches their opinions of the series of questions we ask.
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